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Weekend fashion.

I love where I live. Have I ever mentioned that? Ok ok ok, so Southern California is full of its downsides: traffic, overpopulation, high housing prices, over-botoxed girls, and too much stucco. But I'll be the first to admit that there's never a dull moment, never a lack of fun + beauty where I live. And this weekend is no different--the Orange County Fashion Association is puttin' on their high heels and spreading the fashion love all around the county with OC Fashion Week at the Artists Village in Santa Ana! All of the local stars and celebs will be out and about, and yours truly is beyond honored to be invited to cover the event, front row! Woohoo, holluh!


I'm especially excited to cover Saturday's OC Born Fall '11/Winter '12 fashion show--featuring locally-grown Adolfo Sanchez, 'retro-futuristic' brand Dual Society, contemporary California brand MATTEBLACK, and high-fashion iCTZN. All of these peeps will be struttin' their stuff on the runway, and I'll be tweeting away & eye'ing their style.

If YOU wanna head to OC Fashion Week and have a martini or two with yours truly (and talk shop of course), then visit the full schedule here and get your tickets now! They're goin' fast, and I know this is one fashion-forward week you don't wanna miss. And if you can only make the OC Fashion Week events via cyberspace, make sure to follow my tweets throughout the weekend for all of the deets (#OCFW2011).


So cheers to fashion, ladies!...and lovin' where you live.

xoxo,
holly in heels

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  1. I miss Orange County! And so wish I could go to OC Fashion Week, so fun!

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  2. This sounds like a BLAST -- I wish I could attend!
    xo Josie
    www.winksmilestyle.com

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  3. Sounds like fun, I wish I lived closed to Cali!

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  4. So exciting! I can only imagine how fun it will be. Enjoy it!

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